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Merck Ltd (MERK.NS)

MERK.NS on National Stock Exchange of India

1,951.05INR
23 May 2018
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Merck Limited is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals, bulk drugs, fine chemicals and pigments. The Company operates through two segments: Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals. Its geographical segments include Domestic and Exports. Its Pharmaceutical segment consists of ethicals used in the treatment of cardiovasc... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.46
Market Cap(Mil.): Rs17,626.05
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 16.60
Dividend: 11.00
Yield (%): 1.04

Financials

  MERK.NS Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 21.84 30.95 32.75
EPS (TTM): 48.61 -- --
ROI: 11.91 14.84 14.38
ROE: 12.44 16.34 16.07

P&G to buy German Merck's consumer health unit for $4.2 billion

Procter & Gamble Co (P&G) has agreed to acquire Merck KGaA's consumer health unit for 3.4 billion euros (2.98 billion pounds), giving it vitamin brands such as Seven Seas and greater exposure to Latin American and Asian markets. | Video

23 Apr 2018

P&G to buy German Merck's consumer health unit for $4.2 billion

Procter & Gamble Co (P&G) has agreed to acquire Merck KGaA's consumer health unit for 3.4 billion euros ($4.2 billion), giving it vitamin brands such as Seven Seas and greater exposure to Latin American and Asian markets. | Video

23 Apr 2018

UPDATE 3-P&G to buy German Merck's consumer health unit for $4.2 bln

* Merck to update earnings guidance at Q1 results (Adds Breakingviews link)

19 Apr 2018

UPDATE 3-P&G to buy German Merck's consumer health unit for $4.2 bln

* Merck to update earnings guidance at Q1 results (Adds background on industry, M&A, implications for P&G business)

19 Apr 2018

BRIEF-Merck Says Open Offer For Buying Co's Shares By Procter And Gamble Overseas India

* SAYS OPEN OFFER FOR ACQUISITION OF 4.3 MILLION SHARES OF CO BY PROCTER AND GAMBLE OVERSEAS INDIA B.V. Source text - http://bit.ly/2vze7Wj Further company coverage:

19 Apr 2018

BRIEF-India's Merck Appoints Milind Thatte As MD

* APPOINTS MILIND THATTE AS MD Source text - http://bit.ly/2GteohA Further company coverage:

27 Mar 2018

BRIEF-India's Merck Dec Qtr Profit Rises

* DEC QUARTER PROFIT 272.7 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS 194.4 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO

22 Feb 2018

BRIEF-Merck Says LIC Of India Cuts Stake In Co To 5.613 Pct

* SAYS LIC OF INDIA CUTS STAKE IN CO BY 2.067 PERCENT TO 5.613 PERCENT VIA OPEN MARKET SALE Source text - http://bit.ly/2r7hzoI Further company coverage:

15 Jan 2018

BRIEF-Merck Says Anand Nambiar, MD, Assigned As Head Of Integrated Circuit Materials Unit Of Merck KGaA

* SAYS ANAND NAMBIAR, MD, HAS ACCEPTED NEW ASSIGNMENT AS 'HEAD OF INTEGRATED CIRCUIT MATERIALS' UNIT OF MERCK KGAA

06 Dec 2017

Earnings vs. Estimates